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Sounds like typical Sun Valley Idaho clucks! Trying to make every animal on God's green earth their pet and forgetting that nature can take care of itself. I really don't feel sorry for the land owner who can't even keep a turkey off of their car, gee, wish I had that problem during turkey season
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turkeys are frickin nuisances, the problem is i don't get any satisfaction in killing them. to easy. just walk out the door and blast.

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So, you're sayin' you can just walk up to within 40-50 yds of a "wild" turkey and shoot him with legal means and that turkey will let you get away with it? WOW!!!!!!!!
eye roll eye roll eye roll

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The tom prolly would let you get away with it, if'n you been feedin him. neener!

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2 nighs ago i was in my shop. I walked outside and 6 hens and a tom where getting ready to roost off of my driveway. They where about 40 yards away. I had my pickup between me and them. I sat there and watched the 6 hens fly into the trees for the night. I made a couple of sounds and the tom walks to about 20 yards away from me, turns and takes a shit. I didn't know whether to be pissed or impressed. This morning 25 yards from my kitchen table the tom is all spread out strutting. last week i watched a tom chaise a hen around another tom. All within 25 yards of my kitchen table. I will also say i border natl forest in north idaho and we where watching turkeys, whitetail and elk last night from our deck.

so yea without feeding them i can get that close and shoot. They live on my property. I have been thinking a .22 pistol to the head at 10 feet would be good. lol

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I guess there's something to say about "bird brains"!

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